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Tributes flooded in yesterday for “comic genius” Niall Tóibín who has died after a lengthy illness.
Thu, 14 Nov, 2019
The comedian and singer Brendan Grace has passed away, aged 68.
Thu, 11 Jul, 2019
It comes as a joy - and even a little bit of a relief - when Pauline McLynn sits down for our interview and orders a proper pot of Irish breakfast tea.
Mon, 20 May, 2019
It’s one of the most famous lines from Father Ted: the money was just resting in my account. But at least Father Ted knew how many accounts he had.
Fri, 19 Apr, 2019
He was best known for his roles as Georgie Burgess in The Snapper and the milkman Pat Mustard in Father Ted.
Thu, 14 Mar, 2019
The Father Ted star will play "Eamonn, the awkward, middle-aged mummy's boy of the Quinn/McCool extended family".
Thu, 14 Feb, 2019
Here's your morning bulletin.
Wed, 23 Jan, 2019
Where else would you get it?
Tue, 22 Jan, 2019
Many stars from the worlds of music, film and television were lost in 2017.
Wed, 20 Dec, 2017
Channel 4 viewers had a bit of a laugh today.
Thu, 19 Oct, 2017
The Rose of Tralee is not a replica of the Father Ted “lovely girls” competition, but is “an excellent and rare opportunity for women to highlight their achievements”, a female professor has said.
Sat, 26 Aug, 2017
Martin jumped into the photo anyway - unbeknownst to the punters.
Wed, 12 Jul, 2017
Who doesn’t love a bit of barbershop?
Fri, 30 Jun, 2017
Pauline McLynn might never escape the associations with Craggy Island, but her role with Corcadorca on Spike will be one of the highlights of Cork Midsummer Festival, writes Ellie O’Byrne.
Mon, 05 Jun, 2017
Tue, 20 Sep, 2016
If you’re walking by Connolly Station in Dublin any time soon, you may notice some familiar faces staring back at you.
Mon, 25 Jul, 2016
With 50 years of performing behind him and a glowing endorsement from a celebrity fan, Brendan Shine is still loving life as an entertainer, writes Ed Power
Thu, 26 May, 2016
When life gives you lemons
Mon, 23 May, 2016
The Father Ted intro is intensely familiar - and precious - to all of us and now that seemingly everyone has a drone these days, we can all start recreating it.
As St. Patrick's Day approaches, we're putting your knowledge to the test.
Tue, 15 Mar, 2016
A recent tribute to deceased actor Frank Kelly has been delighting internet audiences today.
Thu, 03 Mar, 2016
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Fri, 15 Jan, 2016
Tue, 08 Dec, 2015
Can you name the only record Father Billy O'Dwyer has at the charity raffle? Do you know what magazine Niamh Connolly appears on? Well then, you should be well able for My Lovely App, a newly released quiz app about Father Ted.
Mon, 09 Nov, 2015
Mon, 02 Nov, 2015
Just how did a Japanese artist begin drawing characters from Father Ted and publishing them every day? Noel Baker finds out from Dublin-based sketcher Shota Kotake
Mon, 14 Sep, 2015
Next Friday there’s a lunch being held in Cork to commemorate the 25th anniversary of one of the greatest feats in the history of Irish sport, the All-Ireland senior double of 1990 won by the men in red and white.
Mon, 24 Aug, 2015
A highly anticipated Cork County Board meeting last night allowed delegates to air grievances, but the only real development was the announcement of the composition of the committee to find the new county football manager.
Wed, 19 Aug, 2015
An independent Irish film staring Ardal O’Hanlon and Pat Shortt is to tackle the topic of abortion in Ireland.
Sat, 04 Jul, 2015
Facts continue their tradition of ambushing tourists outside the Guinness Storehouse, making them read things off a piece of paper - this time, in their best attempt at an Irish accent - and then filming it for our amusement.
Mon, 20 Apr, 2015
Beware. The Rubberbandits are bringing their madcap musical to a town near you, writes Richard Fitzpatrick
Mon, 30 Mar, 2015
THERE is something about Roy. It’s nearly a decade since Roy Keane last kicked a ball in professional football. Still, he holds our attention.
Thu, 26 Mar, 2015
And it's the anniversary of Dermot Morgan's death, too.
Sat, 28 Feb, 2015
The Vice-President of the United States, Joe Biden, caused a little merriment over on these shores last night when the tweeted: "Father Ted is one of the reasons I’m proud to be a Catholic."
What happened in the tunnel?
Mon, 09 Feb, 2015
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has become embroiled in a Father Ted-style ‘lovely girls’ controversy over the way he was lobbied to make a State appointment.
Mon, 26 Jan, 2015
My lovely hen.
Thu, 20 Nov, 2014
Pauline McLynn, better known as Mrs Doyle from Father Ted, has joined a campaign to knit jumpers for featherless hens that have been rescued from battery farms.
In what looked like a scene from Father Ted, the entire Kilkenny hurling team turned up at Tommy Walsh’s house to convince him to come out celebrating.
Tue, 30 Sep, 2014
There may never be a weekend like it again.
Tue, 02 Sep, 2014
BETWEEN 1914 and 1915, the Jewish Czech writer, Franz Kafka, wrote the mesmerising novel, The Trial.
Wed, 20 Aug, 2014
Today is World Social Media Day and we’re keeping up with all the celebrations around the globe.
Mon, 30 Jun, 2014
Cork’s Social Media Day is taking place this evening in Sunday’s Well Tennis Club.
Fri, 27 Jun, 2014
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